My family is a baseball family. My kids love it and my oldest is dying to get into little league. But until I can be certain that the safety technology is up-to-date I will always be one of the white knuckle moms in the stands hoping that my kid won't get beaned. Show More Summary
Post by Kate Gosselin As I was sitting here, going over today's "TO DO" list, I found myself spending a good 30 minutes texting my tween girls (who were riding the school bus on the way to school) and then emailing with their friends'...Show More Summary
Post by Jeanne Sager It's never easy finding out your child is being bullied. As parents, we're supposed to be their protectors. But just how far do you take the mama bear role? For Jill Trahan-Hardy, being her daughter's advocate has...Show More Summary
Post by Mary Fischer Commuters who were waiting to catch the SEPTA at a train station in West Philadelphia witnessed a terrifying sight yesterday when they saw a baby stroller fall onto the tracks after rolling off the platform. Yep -- this really happened. Show More Summary
When I was a child, I loved school. I loved high school. I loved university. I loved writing essays and taking tests. I even loved studying. My daughter however does not like anything about school. She doesn’t like homework. She doesn’t even seem to like learning in a classroom setting. Show More Summary
Post by Adriana Velez Quick, when was the last time your kid saw some other kid's privates? A kid of the opposite gender, I mean? When I was growing up, this was sort of a given. I'm the oldest of five children, so I saw all my sibs' diapers getting changed. Show More Summary
Post by Jeanne Sager Poor Shakira! The judge of The Voice has only been a mom for four months, and already she's learning the lesson we all must face: you can't have it all. The new mom of little Milan has announced she's quitting her...Show More Summary
One day she will learn to read but right now she's too busy being a normal kid.
This, of course, makes sense as any parent with a fussy newborn can tell you they have spent countless hours wearing out their floorboards humming or singing to their newborn in order to soothe them to sleep. The idea of musicians serenading...Show More Summary
Post by Kiri Blakeley I'm not sure what a baby breastfeeding has to do with older women dating younger men, but the idiotic dating site CougarLife.com seems to think there's a connection. The site, which hooks up older women (or "cougars")...Show More Summary
I'd see other babies getting "liked" and would start jonesing to stay in the game. I was strategic. I wouldn't post too often. Overexposure could dilute his perfection and people might not "like" him as consistently each time. More » Anonymous Mom: I’m Addicted To Posting Pictures Of My Baby On Facebook is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
This is a story about a boy, a bear and bathroom tissue. When a giant corporation took time out to send a token of affection to a small admirer, it made a family’s day.First, meet 9-year-old Cash'an Clark, a happy, easygoing kid whoShow More Summary
The people who stress out moms more than kids (HuffPo Parents) 20 fresh baby names not in the top 20 (Babble) Fabulous french blue 1939 – Dita Von Teese not included (The Frisky) Talking about reincarnation (The Hairpin) Rebel Wilson … More » Morning Feeding: The People Who Stress Out Moms More Than Kids is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
I get that some men (and women) find the idea of a lactating women sexy. There are thousands of porno movies devoted to just this topic, with titles like MILFs I'd Like To Milk and Dairy Farm Girls (See? there's that farm thing again)...Show More Summary
Post by Jeanne Sager Ready for more proof that Farrah Abraham is nutters mcgee? The Teen Mom and recent porn star has started a Twitter war with former co-star Catelynn Lowell over -- get this -- who is the better role model. Ohhhhh, ohhhhh, ohhhhh. Show More Summary
It's true that not every baby likes to be swaddled, but when they do, the technique is irreplaceable. My colic, anxiety-inducing son hated to be swaddled. My daughter when swaddled, however, made the baby faced equivalent to me eating a heaping bowl of fudge-swirl ice cream every night. Show More Summary
Readers — These studies discussed at Inhabitots seem to support what a lot of us feel in our guts: That outdoor play is probably very key, and taking it away in favor of more “safety” or more “education” has caused us a number of ills. Ironically, our kids are LESS safe (from depression, diabetes, obesity…) [...]
When I'm older, at least when my kids are safely tucked away in college (hopefully) I'm going to buy an old school bus and fill it with diapers and formula and pet food and cases of booze and when something this horrific happens I'm going to gather a mess of other old ladies and we can head down to places like Texas when tragedy strikes. Show More Summary
Welcome to the May 2013 Natural Living Blog Carnival: Taking Time for Mom. This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Natural Living Blog Carnival hosted by Happy Mothering and The Pistachio Project through the Green Moms Network. Oftentimes, Moms are so busy taking care of their families that they forget to take care [...]
A mom recently told me about a scenario at an elementary school where some Mean Girls bullied her daughter. The girls are supposedly the daughter’s friends and the moms are supposedly the mom’s friends. She wrote to the teacher for help but she is afraid the teacher won’t help because she thinks the teacher is afraid of those moms. Show More Summary